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  • Paganistan. Contemporary Pagan Community in Minnesota's Twin Cities.
    Pizza, Murphy (2014)
    Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Minnesota, St. Paul; Participant observation; Paganistan; United States, Minnesota, Minneapolis; Pagan, U.S.A.
  • Schism as midwife: How conflict aided the birth of a contemporary Pagan community.
    Pizza, Murphy (2009)
    In James R. Lewis and Sarah M. Lewis (eds.) Sacred Schisms. How Religions Divide. New York: Cambridge University Press, pp. 248-261.

    Focuses on a schism in a Wiccan church in Minneapolis. One of the churches became an umbrella for other kinds of Paganism.

    Associated Search Terms: Pagan, U.S.A.; Schism; United States, Minnesota, Minneapolis; Wicca, U.S.A.
  • Church Friendships: Boon or Barrier to Church Growth?
    Olson, Daniel V.A. (1989)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 28:4: 432-447.

    Analyzes 1985 questionnaire data from congregations in the St. Paul/Minneapolis area.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Minnesota, Minneapolis; Network; Baptist General Conference; Parish
  • Networks of Religious Belonging in Five Baptist Congregations.
    Olson, Daniel V.A. (1987)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Chicago. [DA 48:11 A, p. 2985]

    Based on questionnaire & interview data from 5 congregations; focuses on friendships within congregations.

    Associated Search Terms: Baptist General Conference; Network; United States, Minnesota, Minneapolis; Parish
  • Theories on Religious Communal Development.
    Treece, James William (1971)
    Social Compass 18:1: 85-100.

    Describes the Bethany Fellowship (Minneapolis) & compares it with 4 other communal groups--Koinonia Farm, Sumter County, Georgia; Hutterites; St. Julian's, Sussex, England; & Mayeem Kareem Kibbutz, Israel.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; United States, Minnesota, Minneapolis; Bethany Fellowship; Commune
  • Family Factors and the Religious Belief Systems of Adolescents.
    Wieting, Stephen G. (1971)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Minnesota. [DA 32:11 A, p. 6573]

    Analyzes questionnaire data from Protestant adolescents & their parents in the Minneapolis area; shows cross-generational continuity in beliefs, discontinuity in organizational aspects of religion.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Minnesota, Minneapolis; Adolescents; Family; Semantic differential; Stratification; Salience; Socialization; Individualism
  • The Integration of Older Members in the Church Congregations.
    Moberg, David O. (1965)
    In Arnold M. Rose and Warren A. Peterson (eds.) Older People and Their Social World: The Subculture of Aging. Philadelphia: F.A. Davis, pp. 125-140.

    Analyzes interview data from older persons in Minneapolis/St. Paul area congregations of an evangelical denomination; shows disengagement.

    Associated Search Terms: Disengagement; Evangelical, U.S.A.; United States, Minnesota, Minneapolis; Gerontology
  • Religious Activities and Personal Adjustment in Old Age.
    Moberg, David O. (1956)
    Journal of Social Psychology 43: 261-267.

    Analyzes 1951 questionnaire data from institutionalized senior citizens in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area; shows adjustment in old age to be related to religious participation.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Minnesota, Minneapolis; Gerontology
  • The Christian Religion and Personal Adjustment in Old Age.
    Moberg, David O. (1953)
    American Sociological Review 18:1: 87-90.

    Analyzes interview data from residents of homes for the aged in Minneapolis; shows church members scoring higher on a personal adjustment scale.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Minnesota, Minneapolis; Gerontology
  • Leadership in the Church and Personal Djustment in Old Age.
    Moberg, David O. (1953)
    Sociology and Social Research 37: 312-316.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from senior citizens in Minneapolis/St. Paul area old age homes; shows Protestants who held or had held church leadership positions had higher scores on an adjustment scale than did other Protestants.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Minnesota, Minneapolis; Leadership; Gerontology
  • Religion and Personal Adjustment in Old Age. A Study of Some Aspects of the Christian Religion in Relation to Personal Adjustment of the Aged in Institutions.
    Moberg, David O. (1951)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Minnesota. [DA 12: 341-342; also abstracted in Religious Education 48 (1953): 184-185]

    Analyzes interview data from residents of homes for the aged in Minneapolis; shows church members scoring higher on a personal adjustment scale.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Minnesota, Minneapolis; Gerontology
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